TBS Honors ‘Seinfeld’ 25th Anniversary

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TBS will celebrate the twenty-fifth anniversary of “Seinfeld” by airing 25 of the sitcom’s most popular episodes throughout one week. Starting Monday, June 30, the network will air four consecutive episodes each evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. CT. On Friday, July 4, two additional episodes will also play. The celebration will conclude on Saturday, July 5, marking 25 years to the date since the series was first telecasted on NBC.

Acclaimed “Seinfeld” episodes to be played include “The Pen,” “The Chinese Restaurant,” “The Soup Nazi” and “The Puffy Shirt.”

TBS is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Who Will Win the 2014 World Pup?

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While many TV viewers around the world are tuned into the 2014 FIFA World Cup, Animal Planet is offering an alternative to the major sports event. The first ever World Pup competition features 16 breeds representing their respective countries. International canine fans will decide who will be crowned champion.

The single-elimination tournament kicked off Thursday, June 12, and will continue online until Thursday, July 10. Visit AnimalPlanet.com to vote for top dog.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

FX Turns 20

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FX, which originally launched in 1994, celebrated 20 years on cable TV this week. Throughout the last two decades, the network has carried a series of critically-acclaimed and popular programming, including dramas “Sons of Anarchy” and “American Horror Story,” and comedies “Louie” and “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.”

In celebration of FX’s anniversary, Yahoo TV compiled a list of the 15 best, and five worst, shows in the network’s history.

FX is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic service.

 

Suddenlink, Starz Team for ‘Power’ Sweepstakes

Power 2014In conjunction with the June premiere of the premium cable channel Starz series “Power,” Suddenlink is hosting a Power Sweepstakes. Ten winners will be selected to receive a set of SMS Audio Synch by 50 Wireless Headphones, valued at $229.95.

Visit Suddenlink on Facebook for sweepstakes details, including official rules and an online entry form, and to learn more about the new series.

Cable Programs Showered with Nominations

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The Broadcast Television Journalists Association and The Television Critics Association have announced nominees for their annual awards recognizing excellence in television. Several cable TV series and performers have received recognition, with FX leading in total nominations.

The fourth annual Broadcast Critics’ Choice Television Awards will be televised June 19 by The CW. Finalists include “Louie” on FX, “Veep” on HBO and “Broad City” on Comedy Central.  See the complete list of nominees.

The 30th annual Television Critics Association awards will premiere July 19 on The CW. AMC’s “Breaking Bad,” FX’s “The Americans,” and HBO’s “Game of Thrones” have received nominations, in addition to several other cable network programs. See the complete list of nominees.

FX,The CW, Comedy Central and AMC are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

New ‘BBQ Addiction’ Episodes Coming Soon

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Just in time for barbecue season, Bobby Flay returns to Food Network with new episodes of “Barbecue Addiction: Bobby’s Basics.” The season will premiere Sunday, June 22, at 10 a.m. CT.

Learn the secret to perfect barbecue as Flay simplifies outdoor cooking techniques and shares recipes for an easy guide to grilling.

Food Network is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

 

Monster Week Returns to Animal Planet

Discovery Monster Week 02Animal Planet’s Monster Week is back with an eight day marathon of monsters lurking below water and creeping above land. Scheduled programming explores killer sharks, man-eating zombie cats, river monsters and other mysterious creatures, both real and imagined.

Tonight’s lineup kicks off at 9 (CT) with “Eaten Alive: Killers on the Loose.” One man is attacked at an African chimp sanctuary by an escaped alpha male, and an Idaho Zoo fundraiser takes a bloody turn when a Siberian tiger breaks free.

Animal Planet is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

UEFA Europa League Final Today

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UEFA Europa League Final between Benfica and Sevilla will take place today in Turin, Italy. Fox Sports 1 will kick off the event with live, exclusive coverage at 1:30 p.m. CT.

FOX and FOX Sports 1 will be the home of world class soccer this summer. Tune in for matches from the most prominent leagues and tournaments, alongside top-notch World Cup coverage from Brazil.

FOX SPORTS 1 is available to most Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Discovery’s ‘#BikerLive’ Premieres Tonight

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Discovery Channel’s newest series debuts at 9 p.m. CT. “#BikerLive” will provide talented motorcycle craftsmen the opportunity to showcase their best custom creations, and viewers a real look inside the world of the country’s best bike builders. Each episode follows crews from three motorcycle garages that have five weeks and $15,000 to build their dream bikes. Viewers will vote live via Twitter to crown the best bike builders.Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Discovery to Air ‘Everest Avalanche Tragedy’

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The Discovery Channel has announced the broadcast of a new documentary titled “Everest Avalanche Tragedy,” which will premiere Sunday, May 4.

The network had planned to air the first wing-suit flight off the top of Mount Everest by daredevil Joby Ogwyn, but cancelled the live primetime event following the tragic avalanche that killed 13 people on Friday, April 18.

“We were at Mount Everest to make history, but instead we were there as eyewitnesses to history,” said Eileen O’Neill, Discovery Network President, in a recent statement. “It is essential to tell this story and honor all the Sherpas who lost their lives.”

Discovery Channel is available to all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.